Tina Klein

RRCA Certified Coach

Tina Klein, MPA is a current world ranked and All-American track athlete. Tina created Balanced Running with passion to bring the benefits of a balanced life through running to as many people as possible.


2017 USATF Indoor Masters Championships (Albuquerque, New Mexico)

2017 World Masters Athletics Championships Indoor (Daegu, South Korea)

2016 USATF Outdoor Masters Championships (Grand Rapids, Michigan)

Run Coaching Services

Concierge Coaching


Need a training program that fits your busy schedule? Balanced Running offers individual coaching to help meet your running goals at your convenience. Contact us for more information about personal training.

Group Training

Our Running Development Program is offered in partnership with Kennesaw Parks & Recreation. Training caters to all levels of runners and walkers, and all distances from 5K to full Marathons.


2017 MAY 20 – BR Workout

Hey Balanced Runners – Congrats to the Balanced Running family members that ran races last weekend! Coach Tina thought it would be nice to bring the feeling of Texas training to you, so she ordered a nice, warm, and humid morning for tomorrow – HEE HAW!! Be sure to dress appropriately and bring your water […]


Tangents…Don’t get one, run them smart instead

We’ve all heard: “oh there he/she goes again, off on a tangent”…well, that’s not the kind we’re going to practice, we’re going to practice “RTR” “Read the Road” for Tangents. What’s a “tangent“? According to Webster (along with several math dictionaries), a tangent is a line that touches a curve at one point without cutting […]


Mental Focus and Visualization

There’s a method to my madness, so entertain the thought for a moment or two. First of all, I have a coach, however, my coach does not run or train with me, he provides my workouts and I check in with him each Sunday. I say that because each of you have fantastic coaches who […]